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Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc. Invermay Park, Victoria

Returned & Services League of Australia, Victorian Sub-Branch. We hold wartime memorabilia covering all theatres of war. The Ballarat RSL is functioning as a traditional Sub Branch situated on the outskirts of Ballarat, just a 6 minute drive from the CBD. The RSL is a part of 'Midlands - Ballarat RSL Sports and Services Club' which offers full Bar/Bistro/Gaming services as well as an 18 hole golf course and lawn bowls. Our sole responsibility is the welfare/social interaction of our members.

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330 Heinz Lane Invermay Park Victoria 3350 (map)
phone
+61 03 5332 3300

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330 Heinz Lane Invermay Park Victoria

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Photograph - Victory March Melbourne June 1946

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Heather KENNEDY (n�e CAMERON) in front row

Historical information

This object relates to Heather Jean CAMERON. She was born on 13/04/1923 in Warracknabeal, VIC. Heather Jean served in the Army (VF514388) enlisting on, 06/11/1943 in East Brighton, VIC before being discharged from duties with the AUSTRALIAN WOMENS ARMY as a Army Non-Commissioned Gunner (GNR) on 11/09/1946. Heather Jean CAMERON was not a prisoner of war. Heather Cameron was awarded the Australia Service Medal 1939-1946 and the War Medal 1939-1945. Her next of kin is Hugh CAMERON.

Wallet - Legacy Club Ballarat

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Containing Business Cards - Funeral Directors; Book - Masons of Victoria

Hat Container

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Picture - "Siege of Tobruk, April-Dec 1941"

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Cartography by James Emery; History by Chester Wilmot

First Aid Kit Tin

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Empty

Bayonet

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Coins - Assorted Pre-Decimal (x7)

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Medal - The Pacific Star (Replica)

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Victory Medal

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

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This object relates to Jack WILLIAMS. He was born on 1/01/1893 in Ballarat, VIC. Jack served in the Army (92) enlisting on, 24/08/1914 in Ballarat, VIC before being discharged from duties with the 8 Battalion as a Army Non-Commissioned Private (PTE) on 20/11/1918. Jack WILLIAMS was not a prisoner of war. His next of kin is Mr & Mrs Williams, 907 Urquhart St. Jack Williams was awarded the 1914-1915 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal.

Hat - HMAS Nizam

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Part No 233

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

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Military Cross

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

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This object relates to Douglas Ewart HARRIS. Douglas Ewart served in the Commander 11 Platoon 'B' COY The South Wales Borderers SRN 324910 before being discharged from duties as a Army Commissioned Lieutenant (LT). Douglas Ewart HARRIS was not a prisoner of war. Douglas Harris was awarded the Military Cross.

Ration Card - Clothing 1948

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Inscriptions & Markings

Bertha Florence Halsted, 411 Dawson Street, Ballarat.

Epaulettes - x 4 - Lieutenant (Khaki)

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

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This object relates to Dawn Pope (F3207460). Dawn Pope was not a prisoner of war.

France and Germany Star

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

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This object relates to Hugh Forrester BETHUNE. He was born on 15/11/1924 in Sydney, NSW. Hugh Forrester served in the RAAF (430155) enlisting on, 01/01/1943 in Unknown before being discharged from duties with the 9 AIRCREW HOLDING UNIT as a RAAF Non-Commissioned Warrant Officer (WOFF) on 26/02/1946. Hugh Forrester BETHUNE was not a prisoner of war. Hugh Bethune was awarded the 1939-1945 Star, Australia Service Medal 1939-1946, Defence Medal, France and Germany Star, War Medal 1939-1945.

Coasters x 2 - "Rats of Tobruk Tasmania World Convention 1989 Launceston Tasmania Australia"

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Magazine - "Reveille" NSW Branch of the RSL

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Inscriptions & Markings

Autographed by Andrew Bowie - Cover Story "Living Legends Andrew Bowie 104 year old Cameron Highlander"

Battle Dress + other equiment, kit bag

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Victory Medal

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

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This object relates to Albury NEAL. He was born on 1/01/1893 in Ballarat, VIC. Albury served in the AIF (1885) enlisting on, 26/02/1916 in Ballarat, VIC before being discharged from duties with the 39 BATTN as a Army Non-Commissioned Private (PTE) on 11/03/1919. His next of kin is Albury NEAL. Gladys Neal was awarded the Australia Service Medal 1939-1946 and War Medal 1939-1945. Albury NEAL was not a prisoner of war.

Card - "Greetings from the Holy Land"

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

With photgraph "Jerusalem, Church of All Nations" Inside - "To Jean with love from Bill" "With best Wishes for a very Happy Christmas and a Bright New Year"

WW1 Posters x 6 Unframed copies

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

See Item 723

Australia Service Medal 1939-1946

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

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This object relates to Arthur Ernest BLAKE. He was born on 1/01/1896 in Clunes, VIC. Arthur Ernest served in the Army (3724) enlisting on, 08/08/1915 in Boulder, WA before being discharged from duties with the 12 REINFORCEMENTS/11 BATT as a Army Non-Commissioned Private (PTE) on 03/06/1919. His next of kin is Emma KIPPS. Arthur Ernest BLAKE was not a prisoner of war. Arthur Blake was awarded the 1914 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal.

Hat - Slouch

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Historical information

This object relates to Dawn Pope (F3207460). Dawn Pope was not a prisoner of war.

Dog Tags

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

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1. Nation = AUST

Photograph - ANZAC Day 1997

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Jim WALLACE & grandson, Christopher WALLACE

Service Record

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

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This object relates to Rudolph Frederick DILLON. He was born on 26/02/1908 in Gordonville, NSW. Rudolph Frederick served in the ARMY Chaplain (NX139070 / N429494) enlisting on, 16/09/1942 in Erskineville, NSW before being discharged from duties with the 8 AUST INF BATT as a on 17/10/1945. Rudolph Frederick DILLON was not a prisoner of war. His next of kin is Gladys DILLON.

Newspaper Cutting

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

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This object relates to James Alfred SIMPSON. He was born on 09/05/1904 in Ballarat, VIC. James Alfred served in the AMF (VX45777) enlisting on, 10/06/1940 in Ballarat, VIC before being discharged from duties with the 13 ADV W/SHOPS as a on 10/12/1945. James Alfred SIMPSON was not a prisoner of war. His next of kin is Catherine WALKER (Mother).

Inscriptions & Markings

"A cup of good Australian-made tea was welcomed by these veterans with the A.I.F. in the Middle East, when they returned to Australian"

Folder - "1993 Clinical Update Conference Programme"

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Historical information

This object relates to Dawn Pope (F3207460). Dawn Pope was not a prisoner of war.

Boomerang - "1944 Good Luck from the Northern Territory"

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Photo framed Navy

Ballarat RSL Sub-Branch Inc., Invermay Park

Photos of 5 World War 2 ships: HMAS Napier, Nizam, Norman, Nestor & Nepal